mistake quotes

The thing I like about baseball is that it's one-on-one. You stand up there alone, and if you make a mistake, it's your mistake. If you hit a home run, it's your home run.Hank Aaron

Banks are so protected from liability they would have to really do something that was their mistake in order for them to be liable for it. Banks don't look at signatures. They're processing millions of checks and they have very little liability.Frank Abagnale

In almost every photograph I have ever made, there is something I would do to complete it. I take that to be the spirit hole or the deliberate mistake that's in a Navajo rug to not be godlike, but to be human.Sam Abell

It is worse than immoral, it's a mistake.Dean Acheson

The greatest mistake I made was not to die in office.Dean Acheson

With bombs and fires, you get only one mistake.Red Adair

A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.Douglas Adams

Every single director-actor I talked to, from Warren Beatty to Clint Eastwood to George Clooney, said the biggest mistake they made is not shooting enough footage of themselves.Ben Affleck

Just because somebody makes a mistake doesn't make them useless.Todd Akin

Make no mistake about it: once a band has signed a letter of intent, they will either eventually sign a contract that suits the label or they will be destroyed.Steve Albini

Hollywood is a place where people from Iowa mistake each other for stars.Fred Allen

So was it a political mistake for Obama to put so many eggs in the health-care-reform basket? Well, a negative decision from the Supreme Court will certainly make it appear so.Eric Alterman

We were thrilled and we were privileged to be part of a revolution, because make no mistake about it, Ted Turner changed the world with CNN.Christiane Amanpour

The war in Vietnam I thought a dreadful mistake.Stephen Ambrose

Sometimes people mistake the way I talk for what I am thinking.Idi Amin

Showing your life so public is a mistake sometimes, but I blame myself as much as anyone else.Peter Andre

Live rich, die poor; never make the mistake of doing it the other way round.Walter Annenberg

If you make a mistake, you should enjoy it.Adam Ant

Intuition is truly a feminine quality, but women should not mistake rash conclusions for this gift.Minna Antrim

I really don't think anything I do is a mistake. It could be if I didn't learn from it.Fiona Apple